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Diego Del Risco Orbegoso

Diego Del Risco Orbegoso: Seizing Opportunities

Posted on 1/11/2019 by Magazine Editorial Team - 3 minute read

Student Diego Del Risco Orbegoso had the opportunity to grow up in the U.S. at a young age when his parents emigrated from Peru. Today, he is excelling at everything from business plan competitions to swim meets as he makes the most of his CUI education.

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An Inside Look At Going Public

Posted on 6/21/2018 by Unknown - 1 minute read

Ryan Austin spent his last semester at Concordia interning for The New Home Company (NHC). During his internship, Ryan was a part of an important transition for the company: NHC when it went public.

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Out To Pasture

Posted on 6/21/2018 by Unknown - 8 minute read

Paul Greive left a steady job to start a pasture-raised chicken farm with his family. The business has found growing success in the past three years.

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Neighboring Well

Posted on 6/21/2018 by Unknown - 3 minute read

Way back when, people would ask neighborhood kids for help with household chores—moving furniture, hanging pictures or watching children. Joshua Mundell ’17, business graduate and current MBA student, wants to bring those days back—with an entrepreneurial twist.

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Johanna Sceresini: A Dream Comes True at Warner Bros.

Posted on 5/24/2018 by Unknown - 2 minute read

During her childhood in Argentina, Johanna Sceresini, MBA ’15 was drawn to Warner Bros. TV shows, movies — even their logo. She purposed in her heart to work for Warner Bros. someday. With the help of CUI’s MBA, she achieved that dream.

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Angela Ferguson

Angela Ferguson

Posted on 3/23/2017 by Ann Ashmon - 2 minute read

For Angela Ferguson, deciding to earn her MBA through Concordia University Irvine was an easy decision. She knew CUI had a recognizable and reputable name, but it wasn’t until she started to look closely that she discovered even more compelling reasons to attend.

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Tags: business, development

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The Business of Music

Posted on 3/17/2017 by Ann Ashmon - 7 minute read

Henry Alonzo, MBA ’09, founder of Adarga Entertainment Group, grew up near Mariachi Plaza in East Los Angeles. There, he listened to the mariachi bands play and offer their services to passers-by. Today, Alonzo promotes some of the biggest bands in Latin music, and with his help, his clients have earned seven Latin Grammy awards.

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Tags: alumnus, business

Gaining Real-World Experience in Concordia's MBA Program

Posted on 3/16/2017 by Unknown - 2 minute read

When Peter Smith was considering earning his MBA, he was thinking about the outcomes that would impact the course of his career: learning and growing in relevant business, finance, and leadership skills. He knew he needed to find an institution that would not only focus on academic ideals, but also on real-world, experiential knowledge. He found that at Concordia University Irvine (CUI).

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Tags: business

School of Business Gains New Accreditation

Posted on 11/17/2016 by Magazine Editorial Team - 1 minute read

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